Steering Commitee

The Chaco Digital Initiative steering committee was instrumental in the conception, design, and initial data acquisition phases of the project (2002 to 2006).

The Chaco Steering Committee

Left to right: (Back row) Worthy Martin, John Kantner, Joan Mathien, Steve Plog, Daniel Pitti, Carrie Heitman, Fraser Neiman
(Front row) Dabney Ford, Jim Judge, Kim Tryka, Wendy Bustard, Gwinn Vivian

Wendy Bustard

Museum Coordinator
Chaco Culture National Historic Park Museum Collection

Linda Cordell

Senior Scholar
School for Advanced Research on the Human Experience

Dabney Ford

Chief of Resources Management and Archaeologist
Chaco Culture National Historic Park

Jillian Galle

Project Manager
Digital Archaeological Archive of Comparative Slavery
Monticello Archaeology
Thomas Jefferson Foundation

Jim Judge

Emeritus Professor of Anthropology
Fort Lewis College

John Kantner

Vice President for Academic & Institutional Advancement
School for Advanced Research on the Human Experience

Richard M. Leventhal

Professor of Anthropology
University of Pennsylvania

Worthy N. Martin

Acting Director, Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities
Associate Professor of Computer Science
University of Virginia

F. Joan Mathien

Archaeologist and Researcher
Chaco Culture National Historical Park Museum Collection

Fraser Neiman

Director of Archaeology, Monticello
Thomas Jefferson Foundation

Stephen Plog

Harrison Professor of Anthropology
University of Virginia

Kim Tryka

National Center for Biotechnology Information
National Library of Medicine
National Institutes of Health

Gwinn Vivian

Emeritus Curator of Archaeology
Arizona State Museum

Wirt (Chip) Wills

Professor of Anthropology
University of New Mexico